Published on : Saturday, June 19, 2021
easyJet has placed 12 new domestic flights and seats on sale to serve demand for domestic travel. The airline is adding three new UK airports to its domestic network, which includes launching operations from Belfast City Airport for the first time to London Gatwick. The carrier will also be returning to Leeds Bradford and East Midlands airports with new flights to and from Belfast International Airport, routes previously served by Aer Lingus Regional, providing key connectivity between the regions.
The airline has also put over 60,000 additional seats on sale across existing routes from Belfast International to Birmingham from July 3rd operating 22 times a week; to Manchester from July 9th operating 27 times a week; to Edinburgh from July 2nd operating 22 times a week; and to Glasgow from July 2nd operating 20 times a week.
Ali Gayward, Country Manager, easyJet UK said in a statement that airline was sorry to see the news about Stobart Air and so are pleased to continue to provide key regional connectivity from Belfast International Airport to East Midlands and Leeds Bradford airports, as well as launching easyJet operations for the very first time from Belfast City Airport to London Gatwick.
He mentioned that authorities also know that it is important to customers to be reunited with loved ones overseas so they continue to urge the UK government to add more countries to the green list which can be done safely to make this possible.